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Cheap train tickets from Oakland to Santa Clara, CA

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Oakland to Santa Clara, CA?

Lowest Price£12.24
Fastest Train0h 42m
Trains Per Day25
Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Oakland to Santa Clara, CA?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Oakland to Santa Clara is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Oakland to Santa Clara was £13.06. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Oakland to Santa Clara, CA?

The distance between Oakland and Santa Clara is approximately 35.61 miles, or 57.30 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around and 51 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is and 42 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Oakland to Santa Clara?

On Tuesday trains from Oakland to Santa Clara are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Oakland to Santa Clara?

Typically there are 25 schedules to compare for your trip to Santa Clara. One train carrier operates regular service on the Oakland to Santa Clara route. Amtrak Capitol Corridor offers the most scheduled departures between Oakland to Santa Clara, usually offering 24.556 trips per day. 25 train trips per day are direct connections to Santa Clara, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

One train company connects Oakland to Santa Clara

Amtrak Capitol Corridor

Amtrak Capitol Corridor train tickets from Oakland to Santa Clara start from £12.24, and on average cost £13.06. Daily there are 24.555556 Amtrak Capitol Corridor schedules to Santa Clara. Amtrak Capitol Corridor in Oakland leaves from Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave and one other station. And in Santa Clara trains arrive at Caltrain ACE station - 1001 Railroad Ave and one other train station.

From Oakland to Santa Clara train travel on Amtrak Capitol Corridor takes 0 hours and 52 minutes. If you are looking to get to Santa Clara faster, Amtrak Capitol Corridor offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 42 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Capitol Corridor offers 28 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £13.06 for a one-way train ticket to Santa Clara.

Avg. Time
0h 52m
Avg. Price
£13.06

Plan your next adventure

There are 2 train stations in Oakland with trains to Santa Clara. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave
  • 245 Second St
There are 2 different stations where trains from Oakland arrive in Santa Clara. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in Santa Clara:
  • Caltrain ACE station - 1001 Railroad Ave
  • 5099 Stars and Stripes Dr

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